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botanical name:
Tiarella cordifolia
Tiarella cordifolia © Deeproot Plant Base
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common name:  Foam flower
family:  Saxifragaceae
characteristics: perennial, ground-cover
height: 0.30m
width: 0.30m
growth rate: medium
growth habit: clump
leaf colour: light green
flower colour: white
main season: Summer
aspect: part shade, shade
conditions: dry soil, moist soil
preferred soil pH: any
minimum temp: -35°C
USDA zone: 4 to 8
Vigorous rhizomatous perennial. Lobed, hairy pale green leaves, tinted bronze-red in autumn. Spike-like racemes of numerous small creamy-white flowers in summer.

Moist, humus-rich soil in a cool shady position.

By seed or division in spring.

Excellent ground cover for shady spots.

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